Thank you everyone for sharing my excitement! I'm busy working on the new book which will be a historical romance. I'm in the brainstorming and research stage right now, and I think I've settled on an idea. Sorry, it's still in the secret stage. I'm a very shy writer. I think that comes with the territory.
Are you looking for some writing opportunities in the coming year to build your publishing credentials? Here are a few you might want to try. Didn't I hear you say that you always wanted to submit a story to one of these?
Seek Magazine: Deadline: Jan. 15, 2010
Chicken Soup for the Soul
Approx. 40% of the stories accepted
are from unpublished writers.
Dieting and Fitness: Deadline: Jan. 31, 2010
Christmas and Holidays: Deadline: Jan. 15, 2010
New Moms: Deadline: February 28, 2010
Devotional for Moms: Deadline: Feb. 28, 2010
Family Matters: Deadline: Feb. 28, 2010
Grieving and Recovery: Deadline: March 31, 2010
Grieving and Recovery for Dog Owners: Deadline: March 31, 2010
Grieving and Recovery for Cat Owners: Deadline: March 31, 2010
Grandmothers: Deadline: March 31, 2010
Preteens: Deadline: March 31, 2010
Teens: Deadline: March 31, 2010
Cup of Comfort
For Couples: Deadline: April 20, 2010
The Christmas Spirit: Deadline: May 1, 2010
Keys for Kids
Utmost Christan Writers Poetry Contest: Deadline: Feb. 28, 2010
A few resource links for you:
Christian Writers' Marketplace
Write On - Write On
Christian Writing Markets
World Wide Freelance
Have you started any new writing projects yet this year?
I'd love to hear what your doing.